The same type of natural air conditioning can be seen in Western architecture as well. Transoms, or tiny windows above doorways, were used to keep interiors cool and ventilated before air conditioning became commonplace. Trees and shrubs are used for shade to keep the sun from creating too much heat inside homes, and exterior porches are used to keep windows protected from the harshest of the summer rays.
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Come and stay in one of our 1800’s style log cabins or our other accommodations. One look at these rooms and you will be you really glad you did not stay in town. Massive stone fireplaces and historic accessories from the Ranch adorn most rooms. And don’t be concerned for one second that they are too rustic – because every room has fully modernized bathrooms, heating and air conditioning systems, coffee makers and rockers on the front porch.